S&P 500   3,768.25
DOW   30,814.26
QQQ   311.86
pixel
S&P 500   3,768.25
DOW   30,814.26
QQQ   311.86
pixel
S&P 500   3,768.25
DOW   30,814.26
QQQ   311.86
pixel
S&P 500   3,768.25
DOW   30,814.26
QQQ   311.86
pixel
Log in
NASDAQ:MU

Micron Technology Competitors

$80.72
-0.58 (-0.71 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Add
Compare
Today's Range
$79.53
Now: $80.72
$81.88
50-Day Range
$64.09
MA: $72.66
$81.30
52-Week Range
$31.13
Now: $80.72
$84.16
Volume14.32 million shs
Average Volume17.28 million shs
Market Capitalization$90.30 billion
P/E Ratio30.46
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.37

Competitors

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) Vs. NVDA, INTC, AVGO, TXN, ADI, and MCHP

Should you be buying MU stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "semiconductors" are considered alternatives and competitors to Micron Technology, including NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Broadcom (AVGO), Texas Instruments (TXN), Analog Devices (ADI), and Microchip Technology (MCHP).

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) and NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends and risk.

Risk and Volatility

Micron Technology has a beta of 1.37, meaning that its share price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, NVIDIA has a beta of 1.45, meaning that its share price is 45% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Micron Technology and NVIDIA's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Micron Technology$21.44 billion4.21$2.69 billion$2.5531.65
NVIDIA$10.92 billion29.16$2.80 billion$4.59112.07

NVIDIA has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Micron Technology. Micron Technology is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than NVIDIA, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Micron Technology and NVIDIA's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Micron Technology13.59%8.46%6.22%
NVIDIA25.89%32.61%19.20%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

80.4% of Micron Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 65.7% of NVIDIA shares are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of Micron Technology shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 4.5% of NVIDIA shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Micron Technology and NVIDIA, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Micron Technology162512.79
NVIDIA432802.69

Micron Technology currently has a consensus price target of $84.7419, suggesting a potential upside of 4.98%. NVIDIA has a consensus price target of $548.4167, suggesting a potential upside of 6.62%. Given NVIDIA's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe NVIDIA is more favorable than Micron Technology.

Summary

NVIDIA beats Micron Technology on 11 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) and Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends and risk.

Risk and Volatility

Micron Technology has a beta of 1.37, meaning that its share price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Intel has a beta of 0.74, meaning that its share price is 26% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Micron Technology and Intel's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Micron Technology$21.44 billion4.21$2.69 billion$2.5531.65
Intel$71.97 billion3.28$21.05 billion$4.8711.82

Intel has higher revenue and earnings than Micron Technology. Intel is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Micron Technology, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Micron Technology and Intel's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Micron Technology13.59%8.46%6.22%
Intel28.10%29.44%15.70%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

80.4% of Micron Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 63.3% of Intel shares are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of Micron Technology shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.0% of Intel shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Micron Technology and Intel, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Micron Technology162512.79
Intel10141902.21

Micron Technology currently has a consensus price target of $84.7419, suggesting a potential upside of 4.98%. Intel has a consensus price target of $60.2368, suggesting a potential upside of 4.61%. Given Micron Technology's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Micron Technology is more favorable than Intel.

Summary

Micron Technology beats Intel on 9 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) and Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends and risk.

Risk and Volatility

Micron Technology has a beta of 1.37, meaning that its share price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Broadcom has a beta of 1.05, meaning that its share price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Micron Technology and Broadcom's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Micron Technology$21.44 billion4.21$2.69 billion$2.5531.65
Broadcom$23.89 billion7.59$2.96 billion$18.4524.17

Broadcom has higher revenue and earnings than Micron Technology. Broadcom is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Micron Technology, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Micron Technology and Broadcom's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Micron Technology13.59%8.46%6.22%
Broadcom12.39%35.23%10.61%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

80.4% of Micron Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.6% of Broadcom shares are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of Micron Technology shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 3.3% of Broadcom shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Micron Technology and Broadcom, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Micron Technology162512.79
Broadcom052402.83

Micron Technology currently has a consensus price target of $84.7419, suggesting a potential upside of 4.98%. Broadcom has a consensus price target of $417.8148, suggesting a potential downside of 6.29%. Given Micron Technology's higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Micron Technology is more favorable than Broadcom.

Summary

Broadcom beats Micron Technology on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) and Texas Instruments (NASDAQ:TXN) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends and risk.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

80.4% of Micron Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.9% of Texas Instruments shares are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of Micron Technology shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Texas Instruments shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Micron Technology and Texas Instruments, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Micron Technology162512.79
Texas Instruments4101302.33

Micron Technology currently has a consensus price target of $84.7419, suggesting a potential upside of 4.98%. Texas Instruments has a consensus price target of $152.4074, suggesting a potential downside of 9.92%. Given Micron Technology's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Micron Technology is more favorable than Texas Instruments.

Risk and Volatility

Micron Technology has a beta of 1.37, meaning that its share price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Texas Instruments has a beta of 1.14, meaning that its share price is 14% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Micron Technology and Texas Instruments' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Micron Technology$21.44 billion4.21$2.69 billion$2.5531.65
Texas Instruments$14.38 billion10.80$5.02 billion$5.2432.29

Texas Instruments has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Micron Technology. Micron Technology is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Texas Instruments, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Micron Technology and Texas Instruments' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Micron Technology13.59%8.46%6.22%
Texas Instruments36.83%60.61%28.50%

Summary

Texas Instruments beats Micron Technology on 9 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Analog Devices (NASDAQ:ADI) and Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, risk and dividends.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

91.9% of Analog Devices shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.4% of Micron Technology shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Analog Devices shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of Micron Technology shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Analog Devices and Micron Technology, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Analog Devices081602.67
Micron Technology162512.79

Analog Devices currently has a consensus price target of $143.48, suggesting a potential downside of 9.05%. Micron Technology has a consensus price target of $84.7419, suggesting a potential upside of 4.98%. Given Micron Technology's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Micron Technology is more favorable than Analog Devices.

Volatility and Risk

Analog Devices has a beta of 1.31, meaning that its stock price is 31% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Micron Technology has a beta of 1.37, meaning that its stock price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Analog Devices and Micron Technology's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Analog Devices$5.60 billion10.40$1.22 billion$4.9132.13
Micron Technology$21.44 billion4.21$2.69 billion$2.5531.65

Micron Technology has higher revenue and earnings than Analog Devices. Micron Technology is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Analog Devices, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Analog Devices and Micron Technology's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Analog Devices21.79%15.51%8.50%
Micron Technology13.59%8.46%6.22%

Summary

Analog Devices beats Micron Technology on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Microchip Technology (NASDAQ:MCHP) and Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, risk and dividends.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

94.1% of Microchip Technology shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.4% of Micron Technology shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.2% of Microchip Technology shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of Micron Technology shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Microchip Technology and Micron Technology, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Microchip Technology052012.85
Micron Technology162512.79

Microchip Technology currently has a consensus price target of $132.9583, suggesting a potential downside of 10.50%. Micron Technology has a consensus price target of $84.7419, suggesting a potential upside of 4.98%. Given Micron Technology's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Micron Technology is more favorable than Microchip Technology.

Volatility and Risk

Microchip Technology has a beta of 1.69, meaning that its stock price is 69% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Micron Technology has a beta of 1.37, meaning that its stock price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Microchip Technology and Micron Technology's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Microchip Technology$5.27 billion7.33$570.60 million$5.1828.68
Micron Technology$21.44 billion4.21$2.69 billion$2.5531.65

Micron Technology has higher revenue and earnings than Microchip Technology. Microchip Technology is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Micron Technology, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Microchip Technology and Micron Technology's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Microchip Technology11.62%25.02%8.05%
Micron Technology13.59%8.46%6.22%

Summary

Microchip Technology beats Micron Technology on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

pixel
Ad Resource Stock Digest
$0.25 Uranium Stock Surging as US Cheers $1.5B Uranium Reserve
Uranium prices are on a tear as America’s new $1.5 Billion National Uranium Reserve supplants China and Russia with US supply. Here’s a little-known company that has quietly amassed over 45 million pounds of high-grade uranium resources – all on US soil – and trading below $0.25 per share.

Micron Technology Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
NVIDIA logo
NVDA
NVIDIA
2.2$514.38-2.6%$335.05 billion$10.92 billion84.19Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
Intel logo
INTC
Intel
2.0$57.58-2.9%$233.38 billion$71.97 billion11.29Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Broadcom logo
AVGO
Broadcom
2.3$445.85-1.4%$181.33 billion$23.89 billion70.88Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
Heavy News Reporting
Texas Instruments logo
TXN
Texas Instruments
2.0$169.19-1.5%$155.31 billion$14.38 billion31.98Analyst Revision
Analog Devices logo
ADI
Analog Devices
2.2$157.75-1.1%$58.29 billion$5.60 billion48.09Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
Microchip Technology logo
MCHP
Microchip Technology
2.4$148.56-3.2%$39.24 billion$5.27 billion63.49Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Marvell Technology Group logo
MRVL
Marvell Technology Group
2.3$50.77-1.1%$33.75 billion$2.70 billion23.29Analyst Report
Xilinx logo
XLNX
Xilinx
2.1$136.60-2.5%$33.48 billion$3.16 billion53.36Increase in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Maxim Integrated Products logo
MXIM
Maxim Integrated Products
1.4$95.14-1.0%$25.51 billion$2.19 billion37.75Analyst Revision
Skyworks Solutions logo
SWKS
Skyworks Solutions
2.5$152.00-3.9%$25.24 billion$3.38 billion33.41Heavy News Reporting
Monolithic Power Systems logo
MPWR
Monolithic Power Systems
2.0$379.23-1.8%$17.51 billion$627.92 million115.27Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Cree logo
CREE
Cree
1.0$117.16-5.4%$12.93 billion$903.90 million-37.79
First Solar logo
FSLR
First Solar
1.2$96.58-9.8%$11.04 billion$3.06 billion46.21Analyst Report
Silicon Laboratories logo
SLAB
Silicon Laboratories
1.5$136.03-0.4%$5.96 billion$837.55 million200.04Increase in Short Interest
Lattice Semiconductor logo
LSCC
Lattice Semiconductor
1.2$43.09-0.9%$5.86 billion$404.09 million130.58
Cirrus Logic logo
CRUS
Cirrus Logic
1.6$98.76-1.2%$5.73 billion$1.28 billion38.13Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Power Integrations logo
POWI
Power Integrations
1.8$92.02-4.6%$5.51 billion$420.67 million26.99Analyst Upgrade
Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
SunPower logo
SPWR
SunPower
1.2$31.96-9.8%$5.44 billion$1.86 billion1,598.80Analyst Report
Semtech logo
SMTC
Semtech
1.8$77.32-0.9%$5.03 billion$547.51 million112.06Analyst Report
Heavy News Reporting
Altair Engineering logo
ALTR
Altair Engineering
0.9$59.90-3.1%$4.41 billion$458.92 million-299.50Insider Selling
MACOM Technology Solutions logo
MTSI
MACOM Technology Solutions
1.6$61.67-2.8%$4.16 billion$530.04 million-71.71Analyst Report
Diodes logo
DIOD
Diodes
1.6$76.94-2.9%$4.09 billion$1.25 billion35.13
Ambarella logo
AMBA
Ambarella
1.5$104.35-3.7%$3.67 billion$228.73 million-59.29Analyst Upgrade
High Trading Volume
Decrease in Short Interest
MaxLinear logo
MXL
MaxLinear
1.8$35.82-4.5%$2.74 billion$317.18 million-31.98
Rambus logo
RMBS
Rambus
1.3$20.13-0.6%$2.29 billion$224.03 million-49.10Unusual Options Activity
CEVA logo
CEVA
CEVA
1.4$53.93-3.2%$1.20 billion$87.15 million5,393.00
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor logo
AOSL
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor
1.2$28.37-4.3%$723.15 million$464.91 million472.83Insider Selling
NeoPhotonics logo
NPTN
NeoPhotonics
1.2$11.58-5.4%$500.46 million$356.80 million68.12Analyst Report
DSP Group logo
DSPG
DSP Group
1.7$15.92-3.5%$388.88 million$117.61 million-66.33Heavy News Reporting
NVE logo
NVEC
NVE
1.2$63.70-1.0%$307.88 million$25.41 million26.32
GSIT
GSI Technology
0.5$7.57-1.3%$179.44 million$43.34 million-9.01
QuickLogic logo
QUIK
QuickLogic
1.2$4.44-2.3%$49.14 million$10.31 million-2.67Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
MoSys logo
MOSY
MoSys
0.5$2.85-4.2%$11.16 million$10.09 million-1.98
This page was last updated on 1/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.